Pregnancy Prevention

To address and prevent teen pregnancy and unplanned pregnancy among young adults.

Website Resources
Pennsylvania Coalition to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
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rovides statewide leadership on teen pregnancy.

National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy
Seeks to improve the well-being of children, youth, families and the nation by preventing unplanned and teen pregnancy.

Planned Parenthood
Nation’s leading women’s health care provider, educator, and advocate, serving women, men, teens and families.

Advocates for Youth
Works to help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health.

Healthy Teen Network
A national organization focused on adolescent health and well-being with an emphasis on teen pregnancy prevention, teen pregnancy and teen parenting.

Child Trends
An independent, nonpartisan
research center which provides research on a variety of topics including teen sex and parenting.

Guttmacher Institute
Advances sexual and reproductive health through an interrelated program of social science research, policy analysis and public education.

Published Resources
Emerging Answers, summary by Doug Kirby (key research document on teen pregnancy)
Facts on American Teens’ Sexual and Reproductive Health